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Shaugh Prior Parish Council

The Local Community

Education Health Tourism, Sport & Recreation Transport Places of Worship Other


Ivybridge Community College

01752 691000

Shaugh Prior Primary School

Executive Head Teacher : Simon Hall 01752 839373.
The Assistant Head Teacher is : Mrs Baker.
For the Administrator : 01752 839373.

South Hams Mobile Library

The library visits the parish monthly on the last Friday in the month.

the times are:
Shaugh Prior - Primary School 0945-1015;
Shaugh Prior - White Thorn Inn 1020-1050;
Lee Moor 1105-1135.

From January 2017 the times are the same and the dates are:
Jan 27. Feb 24. Mar 24. Apr 21. May 19. Jun 16. Jul 14. Aug 11. Sep 8. Oct 6. Nov 3. Dec 1.

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NHS Direct

111 (free call)

WOTTER SURGERY: 01752 839312, Chaddlewood: 01752 345317 Ivybridge: 01752 690777 Plympton: 01752 3466

WOTTER SURGERY (Beacon Medical Group)

Open: MONDAYS 8.30am - 3.00pm : THURSDAYS 8.30am - 3.00pm.

Dr Perrett is only based at Wotter, for the local patients, and will work from Wotter on Mondays and Thursdays, enabling patients to book their appointments with the same doctor.
Wotter surgery is open for all appointments, prescriptions, results and medical queries between 8.15am and 3pm. Patients registered at the Wotter Surgery will be able to book appointments in clinics on Mondays and Thursday between 8.15am and 11.30am.

For urgent medical advice or appointments on the days Wotter is closed, the access surgery will be Plympton Health Centre. This centre is open Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm with extended closing times operating on Mondays, 8pm and Thursdays 8.30pm.

Patients will be able to collect their medication and prescriptions from Wotter practice after 12.30pm, and can continue to access a GP appointment at any of our surgeries.

We hope that these changes will improve the continuity of service our Wotter patients receive.
For more information, or to discuss, contact Liz Hutchins - Operations Manager." or 01752 348884

Nurse available on alternate Mondays.
Health Care Assistant on alternate Thursdays

Out of Hours Doctors Number: 111 - Devon Doctors.

You can sign up for on-line services, but a photo is now required to set it up. (Pop into surgery to show photo).

Defibrillators are located at Lee Moor Public Hall,
Shaugh Prior Recreation Hall or
Outside Wotter Surgery

If you suspect a heart attack, dial 999. Meanwhile ask someone to fetch the defib. The code for access is written on the top.
When with the patient, open it and voice instructions will be clearly given.

Appointments available from 8.40am - 11.30am Mon & Thurs.
Ring for Appointments - 01752 839312 or when closed 01752 346634 (Plympton Health Centre).

Collection of repeat prescriptions after 12.30pm where possible.
Home visit requests to be made before 11.30am where possible.

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Tourism, Sport & Recreation


At Lee Moor Public Hall every Tuesday evening

Club Night at Lee Moor Public Hall

Every Wednesday 8pm

Lee Moor Bowls Club

Held at Lee Moor Public Hall
Point of contact: Kay Ashton - 01752 729927 or 07977 769661

Lee Moor Dancing Club

Mrs S Eddy - 700928

Lee Moor Public Hall

Host your next event with us. Versatile hall in accessible moorland location only 4 miles from Plympton. Extensive venue for all occasions with capacity for 500 standing, 150 seated for a formal meal and 180 seated for a stage performance. Free car parking, Licensed bar. Catering provision available or self catering kitchen hire. Weddings, christenings, birthday parties for all ages, anniversaries etc. Well equipped stage area with full lighting and sound facilities, great for Drama groups and corporate presentations. We also have 3 seminar/meeting rooms, equipped with high speed fibre broadband WiFi. The hall has an extensive range of menus available, from bar meals, various buffets, right up to full multi course banquets. Menus can be adjusted for your individual requirements. For further details please ring the Booking Secretary - 01752 839372 see our website for more details:

Lee Moor St John's Ambulance

Mr Andrew Vincent 01752 839485

Lee Moor Womens Institute

President: Mrs M Hugill
Secretary: Mrs Pam Eastment - Tel. 837798
Treasurer: Mrs Marilyn Small - Tel. 839345
Meet 2nd Monday in the month at Lee Moor Public Hall 2pm
Welcomes new members. Not just Jam & Jerusalem, but have monthly Walking Club- 1st Monday in month. Poetry Group on 1st Thursday in month. Tea & Cake outings 3rd Monday in month and Craft Club on the last Wednesday in month.

Margaret Morris Movement Classes at Shaugh Rec Hall

Monday evenings 7.30pm - 8.30pm. Contact Denise: - 01752 402818: Mobile: - 07773177404

Over 60's Club

Mrs Gina Douglas. Telephone 839438
Thursdays 2pm at Lee Moor Public Hall
(Alternates with Friday Silver Threads Luncheon Club at Shaugh Prior)

Shaugh Players

Chairman : Mr Richard Vincent Tel: 07377 876517
Secretary : Mrs Carol Jameson:

Shaugh Prior Food Lovers' Club

Held on the 3rd Thursday of the month, at 7.00pm at Shaugh Prior Recreation Hall, where we all bring and share our interpretations of suggested themes and the charge per person will remain at £3.00 and usually helped along with any liquid refreshment anyone wishes also to bring and share!

The evening bears no resemblance to Masterchef, Great British Bake Off or Great British Menu - we gather to share foodie ideas and have a great social evening and it would be wonderful to see more faces at this excuse for a get-together to share an evening of food and friendship. If you have any questions or queries please contact Jane on 839768 or Heather on 839419

Shaugh Prior Recreation Hall

Shaugh Prior Recreation Hall lends itself well as a venue for hosting a wide range of events including weddings and parties along with other smaller gatherings (max capacity for 150). Hire rate of £10 p/h + £15 for the use of the kitchen.
The views from the hall are especially good and a total of 10 vehicles can be accommodated in the dedicated on-site car park.
At present the hall is used regularly by Shaugh Prior Primary School for PE with Dance Classes on Monday evenings organised by Denise Avent. Once a month there is the Silver Threads Luncheon Club which is held on alternate Fridays. Finally every week day morning Rachel runs a breakfast club which runs into a Pre-School session on Wednesdays.
The new contact for further enquiries or information in relation to booking the hall is contactable via email: Catherine Boulting
You can follow on facebook @ Shaugh Prior Recreational Hall

Silver Threads Luncheon Club

Judy Harris. Telephone 839549.
Fridays 12:30 for 1:pm for lunch at Shaugh Prior Recreation Hall.
(Alternates with Thursdays Over 60's at Lee Moor) or Mrs Barbara Clinnick 897133

The Moorland Hotel

01752 839228
Phoenix Steakhouse: Open weekdays from: 6.30pm - 9pm; Saturday 6.30pm - 9pm; Sundays: lunch is available from 12 noon to 2.00pm and dinner from 6.30 till 9pm; The Bar is open all day from 12 noon on Saturdays and Sundays.
For the Christmas Period there is a Christmas Festive Party Menu

The White Thorn Inn

The White Thorn Inn at Shaugh Prior has been refurbished and under new ownership, as from end of September 2017.
All information is posted on their Facebook page. Tel. 07969 466195.
Car Parking at rear, live music every Saturday night. Real Ale. Good food available.

West Devon Riding Club

For details of current events go to their web page

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First Western National Bus Service

01752 402060

Free Bus - TESCO Lee Mill

Monday only. Leave Wotter 10:05; Lee Moor 10:08. Return 12:35.

Ring and Ride Transport and Voluntary Car Scheme Ivybridge

Senior citizens, those with a mobility problem or are confined to a wheelchair are eligible (and someone to assist you). The bus can take wheelchairs and it is a door to door service. There is a service to Plymouth every Wednesday. For more personal appointments a voluntary car service is available. Available Monday to Friday between 9am and 12.30pm. Telephone: Ring Dave 01752 690444 for more details

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Places of Worship

St. Edward's Parish Church.

Fr. Simon Rundell Vicar.
The Vicarage, Tel: 07976 802123.
Sunday Mass and Sunday Prayer Alternate Sundays in the month, but check on events list. 9.30 - 10.30am.
Open daily during daylight hours for space, quiet, to light a candle, pause and pray.

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Environment Agency - Floodline

0845 988 1188 (24 hour service) or
0345 988 1188
Flood Warning Information

Neighbourhood Watch

For information contact one of the following: Julia Sanders at Wotter 01752 729989 : or
Phil Emony at Shaugh- 01752 839301 or and
Valerie Toms at Wotter - 01752 839778 email:


24hrs - 116 123 (FREE Phone)

if you have any questions or inquiries, the Plymouth Branch No. is 01752 221666

South Dartmoor Community Energy

Katie Reville
Director and Energy Advisor
01752 698783 / 07742 062214.
The South Dartmoor Community Energy Advice Team is helping local people save energy and money in their homes. Bring your fuel bills to one of our next drop-in sessions to check you are on the best tariff and getting all the support you are entitled to. No hard sell, just free and impartial advice.

South Hams District Council

Working Hours - From 8:30am - 17:00pm phone 01803 861234. Emergency Out of Hours - 01803 867034.

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Contact Details

Mr Scott Smy, Parish Clerk, 57 Priory Close, Ivybridge, Devon, PL21 9JG

Tel: 01752 698305